Our talented and dedicated team is hard at work bringing our region together.
Brian is a results-driven leader with extensive experience and success in driving strategic and operational excellence. Brian loves helping people plan, optimize, and launch new initiatives.
Dr. William Aderholdt
William is a driving force. He manages our land assets, identifies and maintains our partner relationships, and leads Grand Farm's Program Management Office (PMO) as Director.
Ruchi Joshi Bhardwaj
Ruchi hails from India (7,203 miles from Fargo) and believes strongly in the Fargo community after residing here for 12 years. She works to identify funding opportunities and other potential projects.
Special Projects Coordinator
After spending 8 years at Spotlight Media as the Editorial Director, Andrew joined the Grand Farm team focusing on planning and executing new initiatives and our many events and meetups.
Executive Director, Emerging Prairie
Greg is the Executive Director of Emerging Prairie, and supports Grand Farm through strategy, leadership, and supporting our relationships with our partners.
Director of Marketing
Lee focuses on our marketing and communications strategy, as well as maintaining the relationships between our many partners and supporters across the region and country.
Andrew's responsibilities focus on the management of our marketing channels. From our website, to social media, to content creation, Andrew executes our marketing strategy.
Business Operations Manager
Maranda is our finances, human resources, and operations guru. She works to streamline our financial processes and our back-end structures to make our team more efficient.
Our Board of Directors
Made up of supporters, industry leaders, and entrepreneurs. These folks guide our work forward.
Co-Founder of Prime Digital Academy
TechSpark Manager at Microsoft
Regional Ag Entrepreneur
North Dakota State Representative
President, North Dakota Farmers Union